Whether you’re an active Bay Area alum who bleeds Orange, a recent grad looking to get established in the area, a parent or friend who wants to stay connected, or a prospective student hoping to learn more, Syracuse University has a friendly, knowledgeable, and dedicated staff ready to assist you!

Regional Advancement

Want to be among the many Bay Area alumni, parents, and friends of Syracuse University whose gifts are making such a huge difference for our students and faculty? Contact our regional advancement staff:

Douglas Wright
Douglas Wright

Director of Regional Advancement

About Douglas
Douglas Wright joined the team in February 2020 and covers the Northwest region with an emphasis on San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle. He also facilitates the work of the San Francisco Regional Council. Douglas most recently held the position of Director of Major Gifts at UC Davis and prior to this role enjoyed a successful career working in athletics fundraising with Drexel University, Oregon State University, and Wichita State University